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Orioles notes: O'Day lands on DL with freak injury in bullpen; Vielma's injury draws Showalter's ire

Orioles notes: O'Day lands on DL with freak injury in bullpen; Vielma's injury draws Showalter's ire

Reliever Darren O’Day hyperextended his right elbow in a freak accident while stretching in the Orioles bullpen during Tuesday night’s game, and while both the club and O’Day are optimistic he will be able to return from the disabled list when he is eligible Wednesday, they still must gauge his recovery over the next few days to be certain.

O’Day said he began stretching in the middle innings of Tuesday’s game when another reliever ran into his space and hit his arm.

“It was a freak accident,” O’Day said. “My arm felt great. … I threw two innings in Oakland. There was nothing related to that. It felt good. It’s frustrating because to succeed you have to stay...

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